IsDeclarationRequired Property

SectionInformation.IsDeclarationRequired Property

 

Gets a value that indicates whether the configuration section must be declared in the configuration file.

Namespace:   System.Configuration
Assembly:  System.Configuration (in System.Configuration.dll)

public bool IsDeclarationRequired { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true if the associated ConfigurationSection object must be declared in the configuration file; otherwise, false.

The examples in this section show how to get the IsDeclarationRequired property value after accessing the related section information in the configuration file.

The following example gets the SectionInformation object.

// Get the current configuration file.
System.Configuration.Configuration config =
        ConfigurationManager.OpenExeConfiguration(
        ConfigurationUserLevel.None);

// Get the section.
UrlsSection section =
    (UrlsSection)config.GetSection("MyUrls");


SectionInformation sInfo =
    section.SectionInformation;

The following example gets the IsDeclarationRequired value.

bool declRequired = 
    sInfo.IsDeclarationRequired;
Console.WriteLine("Declaration required?: {0}",
    declRequired.ToString());

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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